Esri-MUG Officers

Esri-MUG Board of Directors' Meetings

Local GIS User Groups in the Mid-Atlantic Region


Esri-MUG 2016 Officers






Chris Markel


Vice President

Tom Schweitzer



Mario Field



Sue Hoegberg



Board of Directors Meetings


Board of Directors’ Meetings are held via conference call the second Thursday of each month.  Please join us and get involved!  Contact Sue Hoegberg at 703-849-0419 or for more information, dates and times, call-in number, etc.


Local GIS User Groups in the Mid-Atlantic Region



Esri Delaware User Group (Esri-DUG)
Deborah Sullivan, GISP

Telephone: 302-739-9021



Central Maryland Esri User Group
CMUG Coordinator:
Jaime Alvarez

Telephone: 443-840-1315

Western Maryland GIS User Group

Bud Gudmundson
Washington County
Telephone:  240-313-2277


New Jersey

Burlington County User Group

Merilee Torres
Burlington County Department of Information Technology
49 Rancocas Road, 1st Floor
Mt. Holly, NJ   08060
Telephone:  609-702-7067


Central Jersey Regional GIS User Group
Coordinator: Jim Girvan
Phone – 908-231-7671

Mid-Atlantic Geospatial Transportation User Group (MAGTUG)

Matt Lawson

Telephone: 609-989-6545

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (MAC URISA)

Secretary: Maya Thomas
P.O. Box 486

Glassboro, NJ 08028


Northern NJ GIS User Group
Coordinator: Katy McSorley
Phone – 201-634-2806

Southern Regional GIS User Group
Chairperson: John Pavek, GISP
Phone: 732-919-8177


Northwestern Pennsylvania GIS User Group

Matt Gilara



Pennsylvania Mapping and Geographic Information Consortium

President: Patrick McKinney



Charlottesville Area GIS Users Group

Chris Gist
GIS Specialist, The Scholars' Lab
Digital Research & Scholarship - UVa Library


Hampton Roads GIS User Group

Jonathan H. Soulen, AICP
Michael Baker Jr. Inc.
Telephone:  757-631-5446

Mountain Empire GIS User Group
Jessica Swinney
Geographic Information Officer
Wise County GIS
PO Box 570
Wise, VA   24293
Telephone:  276-328-7110

Richmond Regional GIS User Group  
Michelle E. Fults
GIS Manager
Richmond Regional Planning District Commission
9211 Forest Hill Avenue, Suite 200
Richmond, VA   23235
Telephone:  (804) 323-2033

Shenandoah Valley GIS User Group  
Dr. Helmut Kraenzle
Professor of Geographic Science
James Madison University
HHS 3227
Harrisonburg, VA   22807
Telephone:  540-568-6849


Virginia Association for Mapping and Land Information Systems (VAMLIS)

President: Aaron Oakes


West Virginia

West Virginia Association of GIS Professionals

President: Adam Cottrell

P.O. Box 3903

Charleston, WV 25339

Telephone: 304-293-9466


West Virginia GIS User Group
Rex Thaxton
Mountain CAD
339 Sixth Avenue
South Charleston, WV   25303
Telephone:  304-744-7911